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Mayor David Gonzalez Will Answer Your Questions

We want you to post questions for the mayor to answer.

Wondering what it's like to be the mayor of ? Got a question about an ordinance that was passed this year? Curious about how the mayor plans to address an issue in your neighborhood?

Here's your chance to get answers.

Mayor David Gonzalez has agreed to meet with me for an interview at his office July 30. The only problem is ... I have no questions to ask him!

That's where you come in.

I want you to post any questions you have for the mayor in the comments section of this article. You can also post questions on Facebook or tweet them  at TheHeightsPatch

After all the questions have been posted, I will interview the mayor and post several videos to Patch with his responses.

Ask whatever questions you want, but keep in mind our Patch Terms of Use, which prohibit defamatory or derogatory postings.

So, there you have it. Make sure you have your questions posted in the comments by 6 a.m. on Monday, July 30.

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Denice July 31, 2012 at 10:31 PM
One last comment regarding the schools and the library being seperate from the city and the city's tax dollars. If that is true why do I always see the Chicago Heights police acting as security guards in the library? For that matter, why do see them acting as security at Ultra Foods?
SharonC July 31, 2012 at 11:00 PM
Oh Denice...this town was hoppin at 1 time...yrs ago they were selling these book s..history of chicago heights...they were limited..but im glad i got um..i show my kids and grandkids what used to be...there in shock...from than to now...its just terrible how this town is so run down...and im sure some ppl say...well if u dont like it...move...why should i move..i paid for my house..i paid my taxes..etc...why dont u move the crap outta this town is my ??? and dont get me wrong...i give all honors to our police officers...but u have real ones..and robo cops...(the wanna be's)...unfortuntly same as the town...thier not what they used to be..we have more robocops than real police officers that are there to do there job...i have many old timers that were officers..and some good ones left on the force...and trust me...the ppl know who they are...but unfortuntly thier might be a handful if that left of them...and as far as securtiy...lol..omg..i def wont mention NO NAMES...but i know someone that worked at marcus theater for yrs...yea chpd secured them alright...while cars are getting broke into..fights breaking out...the security/chpd was in one of the movies theaters watching the movie...by time the manager would locate him it was to late....now i would say if chpd is securing this place...why did this take place? if the word gets spread...they wont try it...back in the day if this would of happend...chiif of police would of investigated it and bye bye officer..you are replacable
SharonC July 31, 2012 at 11:22 PM
its pretty sad when you can drive down halsted st...and right down the street from the chicago hts police dept and in front across the street..you see ppl just hangin out with shopping carts full of stuff, drugs being exchanged..drunks all over.....if anything thats the part of town that should look its best to represent our pd...the buildings are shambles..it looks terrible...now go the oppisite way on halsted towards glenwood/homewood...i guarantee you...you will see an officer stopped with his lights on nonstop...go through the hts...not gonna happen...if we had the reputation that are officers have a zero tolerance...alot of this would stop...i truely believe it...like i said..to many robo cops on the force...again i respect you for taking the job..but you chose it..not us..now follow through with it is all were asking...if WORD gets around are officers have a zero tolerance would be nice...if you mention chpd to anyone...they laugh...i have officers in other towns too..and u know all towns compare and talk...chpd is the joke of um all...this is how pathetic it is...an officer..not from our town..WONT MENTION NAMES....was with a cpl other officers laughing thier butts off about chpd is so poor they dont even have chairs for ppl to sit on in thier lobby...thats embarassing....all i can say is this whole article about what to ask the mayor is useless to me...we all have eyes and ears...including the mayor...need i say more???? MAKE OUR TOWN A WHOLE AGAIN PLZZZZZ!!!!!!
Diane Young August 03, 2012 at 03:38 PM
i am new to this media outlet. However I would like to ask the Mayor when is he going to do all the things he claimed he was going to do before being elected. You put on a good show mayor while running for office. Even the officials you had on your ticket. I can never speak with my alderperson. When are you people going to stop playing all this pussy politics?
Belinda August 16, 2012 at 05:41 AM
What is being done about all the hookers on Chicago Road?

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